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Teens, Develop Your Go To Strategies For Life’s Challenges!!!

By on November 13, 2020 in Events
Teens, Develop Your Go To Strategies For Life’s Challenges!!!

We all have moments of feeling anxious, stressed, angry or depressed. A teen that has healthy coping skills is going to be better able to react to what is happening around them and not become overly dysregulated. Oh, We’ve Got Skills!!! Check out this free, 13-week, psycho-education Zoom group designed for high school aged students […]

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Holidays During the Pandemic: tips for reducing stress, helping kids cope, and making new traditions

By on November 10, 2020 in Events

As we head into the holidays, families everywhere are struggling to make plans appropriate for the pandemic. How do we celebrate when we can’t be together as usual? How do we resolve differences of opinion about what is safe? How do we deal with more disappointment and frustration – and help our kids do the […]

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Non-profit Highlight: NAMI Cape Cod & The Islands

By on October 15, 2020 in Articles
Non-profit Highlight: NAMI Cape Cod & The Islands

NAMI Cape Cod & The Islands is a non-profit serving individuals and families affected by mental illness and neurological disorders through education, support and advocacy. NAMI is committed to supporting individuals and families during this time. If you feel you and your family are in need of help, and you would benefit from talking to […]

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Falmouth Families: FSC Thanksgiving Registration

By on October 14, 2020 in Events
Falmouth Families: FSC Thanksgiving Registration

Registration for Thanksgiving Baskets will be October 1st – November 13, 2020. To register please call 508-548-2794, Monday -Friday from 9:30-12 pm or Wednesday from 3-5pm. You will choose a time to pick up your basket on Monday, November 23rd or Tuesday, November 24th. For more information visit Falmouth Service Center’s website at www.falmouthservicecenter.org.

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Recovery Coaching with a focus on Health and Wellness

By on October 14, 2020 in Events
Recovery Coaching with a focus on Health and Wellness

Wellness Coaches from WellStrong work with clients over 3-6 months to provide: Mentorship including one-on-one weekly sessions. Help identifying recovery and wellness strengths, weaknesses and interests to create individualized health goals Peer-based support and accountability through peer-lead weekly groups Navigation to helpful recovery resources Help establishing healthy coping skills for life in recovery WellStrong Membership […]

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Families in Recovery Support

By on October 14, 2020 in Events

The FIRST Steps Team offers community connected services for families that include specialized home visiting and community-based recovery and parenting support for families affected by substance use. The FIRST Steps Team offers telehealth, virtual support groups, and “drop and go” supplies. If you or someone in your life might benefit from this program, please contact […]

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Apply now… don’t wait for the eviction moratorium to end.

By on October 14, 2020 in Articles
Apply now… don’t wait for the eviction moratorium to end.

Housing Assistance Corp. (HAC) is committed to keeping our community safely housed. If you or someone you know needs help with their rent or mortgage. One secure, 100% online application gives you access to several programs, including: RAFT (Residential Assistance for Families in Transition) ERMA (Emergency Rental and Mortgage Assistance Our private homeless prevention programs […]

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November Weekly Local Programs and Groups

By on October 3, 2020 in Events
November Weekly Local Programs and Groups

The Cape Cod Family Resource Center and Cape Cod Neighborhood Support Coalition collaborate to compile and distribute a monthly list for the benefit of Cape and Islands families and professionals who support them.  They include workshops, classes, support groups, and other resources that they believe adhere to best practices:  however, we suggest that you consider […]

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Virtual Nurturing Families In Recovery

By on September 20, 2020 in Reoccurring Events

This is an interactive 9-week parenting course. Open to any parenting member of a family in recovery. Participants will: Explore the needs of individuals struggling with substance use disorders Focus on skill building and coping strategies Strengthen family bonds so that families can heal together When: Mondays, 6-8:30pm, October 19th – December 14th, 2020 (must […]

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Massachusetts Opioid Screening & Awareness Day

By on September 16, 2020 in Events
Massachusetts Opioid Screening & Awareness Day

A free, virtual event: town hall, screening, and referral on September 22, 2020 from 9am to 11am. Participants will be able to learn from experts and patients with lived experience about opioid use disorder and treatment and take an anonymous, interactive screening. To sign up for the town hall, visit: www.mcleanhospital.org/opioid-screening. The town hall will […]

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